BLS Employment Situation Report – August 2022

Data released today by The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) aligned with the consensus estimate reporting a gain of 315,000 non-farm jobs, indicating continued strength in the job market despite overall economic headwinds. The labor force participation rate increased by 0.3 percentage point over the previous month and the unemployment rate edged up by 0.2...

SHIFT Newsletter – August 2022

Trending Topics in the World of Work_ Our August issue of SHIFT looks at the power of intentionality in business; examines the value of curiosity in the workplace; provides insight on how to play the new talent game and win back workers; and advises companies on how to cope with today’s business ethics issues. The Intentional Business Leader The...

BLS Employment Situation Report: July 2022

  Offering some insight into the direction of the U.S. economy July’s employment report from The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) indicated surprising strength in hiring demand. The BLS reported a gain of 528,000 non-farm jobs, well above analysts’ expectations and returning job levels to their pre-pandemic levels. Unemployment edged down to 3.5 percent....

SHIFT Newsletter – July 2022

Trending Topics in the World of Work_ Find the SHIFT Newsletter HERE. Our July issue of SHIFT predicts the end of abundance thinking; explores the benefits of investment in creative potential; defines the effective habits of successful leaders, and identifies eleven trends that will shape work in 2022 and beyond. The End of Abundance Thinking Among 2022 trends...

BLS Employment Situation Report: June 2022

June’s employment report from The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) provided some insight into the direction of the economy into the second half of 2022. The BLS reported a gain of 372,000 non-farm jobs, solidly above analysts’ expectations. Unemployment remained unchanged for the fourth month in a row, at 3.6 percent. Unemployment among the college-educated...

SHIFT Newsletter – June 2022

Trending Topics in the World of Work_ Download the SHIFT Newsletter HERE. Our June issue of SHIFT explores why executives are eager to get employees back in the office, how learning is leading the way through the great reshuffle, what the debate is over Bitcoin’s energy use, and a new way to think about effective management. Making Sense of...

BLS Employment Situation Report: May 2022

BLS Employment Situation Report: May 2022 Find the original article here. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported the economy added 390,000 jobs in May — roughly in-line with analysts’ expectations. Unemployment remained unchanged for the third consecutive month at 3.6 percent. Among the college-educated civilian workforce, the primary target of the MRINetwork’s recruitment efforts,...

SHIFT Newsletter – May 2022

Download the SHIFT Newsletter HERE. Trending Topics in the World of Work_ Our May issue of SHIFT explores priorities and challenges of the recruitment industry, search trends impacting today’s recruiting firms, 2022 business leaders outlook, and shifting consumer expectations. Recruitment Industry Trends Report Bullhorn’s 2022 Global Recruitment Insights & Data (GRID) Trends Report takes a comprehensive look at the...

BLS Employment Situation Report: April 2022

View the original article here. Despite rising interest rates, fears of an economic slowdown, and geopolitical turmoil, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported the economy added 428,000 jobs in April. Unemployment remained unchanged at 3.6 percent. Among the college-educated civilian workforce, the primary target of the MRINetwork’s recruitment efforts, the unemployment rate remained at...

5 Ways Leaders Can Attract & Retain Great People

5 Ways Leaders Can Attract & Retain Great People People are the new priority, in this day and age, as companies wrestle with an increasingly tight labor market and unprecedented workforce exodus. As the labor demand continues on, many companies are turning long-held beliefs upside down — and for good reason. As the workforce evolves,...